From Egypt, Memphite Region, Saqqara, Djoser pyramid, near, Egyptian Antiquities Service excavations
Height: 7.5 x Diam: 10.9 cm (2 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Rogers Fund, 1928
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Antiquities Service at Saqqara. Purchased by the Museum from the Egyptian Government, 1928.
Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part I: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 120.